The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 36 47 70
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +23
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 73 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 6.29% 5.19% 1.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.89% 25.53% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 67 36 14
Average salary £37,500 £44,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% +21.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,250 £44,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Visual Studio
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Development Applications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
282 141 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 24.29% 20.32% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 237 125 247
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brighton region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Brighton

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Brighton

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 168 (92.82%) .NET
2 165 (91.16%) C#
3 147 (81.22%) SQL Server
4 114 (62.98%) ASP.NET
5 93 (51.38%) HTML
6 76 (41.99%) VB.NET
7 71 (39.23%) SQL
8 69 (38.12%) JavaScript
9 66 (36.46%) MVC
10 61 (33.70%) Microsoft
11 60 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
12 55 (30.39%) WCF
12 55 (30.39%) jQuery
13 52 (28.73%) CSS
14 46 (25.41%) Web Services
15 41 (22.65%) Team Foundation Server
16 40 (22.10%) XML
17 39 (21.55%) TDD
18 37 (20.44%) VB
18 37 (20.44%) OO
18 37 (20.44%) VB6
19 35 (19.34%) .NET Framework
20 33 (18.23%) MS Excel
21 31 (17.13%) T-SQL
21 31 (17.13%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
22 30 (16.57%) OOP
22 30 (16.57%) Finance
22 30 (16.57%) LINQ
23 28 (15.47%) Degree
24 27 (14.92%) Silverlight

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.21%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.66%) IIS
3 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.55%) CMS
3 1 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 33 (18.23%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (81.22%) SQL Server
2 31 (17.13%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 26 (14.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (14.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (14.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 23 (12.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (11.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (11.05%) SQLite
7 17 (9.39%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.21%) MySQL
9 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 41 (22.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (5.52%) NUnit
2 10 (5.52%) Subversion
2 10 (5.52%) Visual Studio Team System
2 10 (5.52%) SpecFlow
3 9 (4.97%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.97%) Hudson
4 6 (3.31%) Eclipse
General
1 30 (16.57%) Finance
2 12 (6.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 170 (93.92%) Developer
2 96 (53.04%) C# Developer
3 69 (38.12%) .NET Developer
4 56 (30.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (18.78%) Software Developer
6 28 (15.47%) Web Developer
6 28 (15.47%) .NET Web Developer
7 27 (14.92%) C# Web Developer
8 18 (9.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (9.94%) Agile C# Developer
9 16 (8.84%) ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (8.29%) C# Software Developer
11 13 (7.18%) Software Engineer
12 12 (6.63%) C# Software Engineer
13 11 (6.08%) Senior Developer
14 10 (5.52%) Senior C# Developer
15 7 (3.87%) Analyst
16 6 (3.31%) Analyst Developer
17 5 (2.76%) Programmer
17 5 (2.76%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (92.82%) .NET
2 114 (62.98%) ASP.NET
3 93 (51.38%) HTML
4 55 (30.39%) WCF
4 55 (30.39%) jQuery
5 52 (28.73%) CSS
6 46 (25.41%) Web Services
7 40 (22.10%) XML
8 35 (19.34%) .NET Framework
9 30 (16.57%) LINQ
10 27 (14.92%) HTML5
10 27 (14.92%) Silverlight
11 20 (11.05%) WPF
12 15 (8.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (5.52%) WinForms
14 9 (4.97%) Ajax
15 4 (2.21%) XSL
15 4 (2.21%) XSLT
15 4 (2.21%) SOAP
16 3 (1.66%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.36%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.71%) Windows
2 6 (3.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (36.46%) MVC
2 60 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (21.55%) TDD
4 37 (20.44%) OO
5 30 (16.57%) OOP
6 25 (13.81%) OOD
7 21 (11.60%) Web Development
8 19 (10.50%) Software Engineering
9 13 (7.18%) Scrum
10 11 (6.08%) BDD
11 9 (4.97%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (4.42%) Performance Management
13 4 (2.21%) SSADM
13 4 (2.21%) UML
13 4 (2.21%) Performance Tuning
14 3 (1.66%) Multithreading
15 2 (1.10%) Web Usability
15 2 (1.10%) Unit Testing
16 1 (0.55%) ITIL
16 1 (0.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 165 (91.16%) C#
2 76 (41.99%) VB.NET
3 71 (39.23%) SQL
4 69 (38.12%) JavaScript
5 37 (20.44%) VB
5 37 (20.44%) VB6
6 31 (17.13%) T-SQL
7 20 (11.05%) Lua
8 15 (8.29%) C
9 10 (5.52%) Java
10 4 (2.21%) VBScript
11 3 (1.66%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (15.47%) Degree
2 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.05%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 61 (33.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.10%) Adobe
3 1 (0.55%) Sitecore
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum £30,000 - £40,000 DOE.
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago